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OPINION: Osinbajo’s Road to Abuja: The Untold Story – Olawale Olaleye

Since his emergence as Nigeria’s number-two citizen, different accounts had been flying around on how Professor Yemi Osinbajo, actually secured the coveted vice-presidential slot, a majority of which revolved around the person of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, his former boss. Indeed, the recent revelation by Chief Bisi Akande in his book,

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VP Osinbajo hails Sanwo Olu on COVID-19 Management

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday commended Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his team for flattening the curve and containing COVID-19 pandemic in the State. Speaking virtually during the official unveiling of Evercare Hospital, a tertiary health centre in Lekki, Lagos on Thursday, Osinbajo hailed Sanwo-Olu for showing leadership

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Buhari, Osibajo gets COVID Vaccine

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo have been vaccinated against COVID-19. The duo took doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine at the banquet hall of the presidential villa in Abuja on Saturday. Their physicians administered the vaccine on them in the presence of members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). It was broadcast

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Cryptocurrency should be regulated, not prohibited – Osinbajo tells CBN

Vice president Yemi Osinbajo on Friday called for the regulation of cryptocurrencies in the country, as against the prohibition of digital currencies. “There is a role for regulation here,” Osinbajo said at the Bankers Committee Vanguard in Lagos State. “And it is in the place of both our monetary authorities and SEC

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“Nigeria may break up due to existing cracks” – Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has warned that Nigeria may break up if efforts are not made to address the "existing cracks." Osinbajo gave the warning while speaking at an interdenominational church service to commemorate Nigeria’s 60th Independence anniversary on Sunday, September 27. The Vice-President who was represented by the Secretary to the Government

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Osinbajo reaffirms government resolve to make Nigeria better

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has reaffirmed the federal government’s commitment towards making the country better for Nigerians. Speaking at a Virtual Presidential Policy Dialogue Session organised by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), the Vice President said that while the Buhari-led administration is focusing on key areas like agriculture,

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BREAKING: Osinbajo tests negative for COVID-19

by Alli Mustapha Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), has tested negative to Coronavirus (COVID-19) just after it was announced he has entered into self-isolation after making contact with the country’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari who tested positive to the virus. The announcement of the Vice President’s status was made

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Why Prof. Osinbajo turned down Anti-corruption Defender Award of 2019

by Oluwasaye Rachael In the aftermath of the rejection of the Anti-corruption Defender Award of 2019 by Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yomi Osinbajo originally scheduled to be awarded to him by the Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ), the Vice President’s team has clarified why he turned down the award. The award organisers has said the

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Ambode: Why Lagos is receiving global recognition

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has attributed the global recognition of the State as a major capital to God's grace, guidance and divine favour, saying the State should be thankful for the numerous achievements and growth so far recorded. Speaking at the annual special thanksgiving service of the State Government for the new year held

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Here’s why Osinbajo stormed Agege community

The popular Agege community, Lagos Mainland witnessed the presence of Nigeria’s number two citizen, Professor Yemi Osinbajo yesterday Sunday, December 23, 2018, with hundreds of residents in awe at the increase in security presence in the axis. InsideMainland gathered that the Vice President visited the community in continuation of his door-to-door

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